We are the world's second-largest seaborne exporter of steelmaking coal, with six operations in Western Canada and significant high-quality steelmaking coal reserves.
There are different types of coal depending on their carbon content, calorific value and the amount of moisture present. Steelmaking coal – or metallurgical coal – is a higher grade coal which is a necessary component in the chemical reactions that transforms iron into steel. Steel is essential for building the critical infrastructure and the products that make our quality of life possible.
of steelmaking coal operations we actively mine
of our gross profit, before depreciation and amortization, in 2016 that was from steelmaking coal
tonnes of steelmaking coal produced in 2016
tonnes of sales of steelmaking coal in 2016 to customers around the world